Tompkinsville-Monroe County Airport

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Tompkinsville-Monroe County Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerTompkinsville-Monroe County Airport
ServesTompkinsville, Kentucky
Elevation AMSL1,036 ft / 316 m
Coordinates36°43′44″N 085°39′09″W / 36.72889°N 85.65250°W / 36.72889; -85.65250Coordinates: 36°43′44″N 085°39′09″W / 36.72889°N 85.65250°W / 36.72889; -85.65250
TZV is located in Kentucky
Location of airport in Kentucky
Direction Length Surface
ft m
4/22 4,000 1,219 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations5,395
Based aircraft22

Tompkinsville-Monroe County Airport (ICAO: KTZV, FAA LID: TZV) is a public use airport located two nautical miles (4 km) northeast of the central business district of Tompkinsville, a city in Monroe County, Kentucky, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned TZV by the FAA[1] but has no designation from the IATA.[3][4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Tompkinsville-Monroe County Airport covers an area of 120 acres (49 ha) at an elevation of 1,036 feet (316 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 4/22 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,000 by 75 feet (1,219 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending May 10, 2012, the airport had 5,395 aircraft operations, an average of 14 per day: 90% general aviation, 9% air taxi, and 1% military. At that time there were 22 single-engine aircraft based at this airport.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Form 5010 for TZV PDF. Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. {{cite web}}: External link in |work= (help)
  3. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (TZV)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved June 7, 2013.
  4. ^ "Tompkinsville-Monroe County Airport (IATA: none, ICAO: KTZV, FAA: TZV)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved June 7, 2013.

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